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ANAHEIM, Calif. (March 5, 2015) Nature, hiking trails, streams and native wildlife is available right here in Anaheim, at the Oak Canyon Nature Center. Nestled in the hills in east Anaheim, Oak Canyon Nature Center offers Free and Fun activities presented by the City of Anaheim.
Oak Canyon Nature Center is a wildlife haven away from the hustle and bustle of city life, promising nature interactions that beckon visitors to come explore from sunrise to sunset, seven days a week.
The 58-acre park provides programs to interest visitors of all ages, from experienced hikers to first time explorers. The Nature Center allows visitors to interact with wildlife, to relax by a stream that flows through the park year-round, and hike on trails surrounded by native plants and animals. Staff leads guests on hour-long hikes on weekend mornings with an animal demonstration, as well as Nature Nights programs in the summer, where experts give formal presentations on a variety of fields.
Please click here to watch a short video about Oak Canyon Nature Center.
In addition, Oak Canyon Nature Center can accommodate large groups for reserved tours or special events in the amphitheater, including weddings, birthday parties, religious services, and presentations. Please call 714-998-8380 to learn more about facility rentals.
The next time you are looking for an outdoors adventure, come and discover this local natural habit. For more information, visit www.anaheim.net/ocnc.
ABOUT ANAHEIM –The City of Anaheim, founded in 1857, is one of the nation’s premier municipalities and is one of California’s most populous cities. Anaheim covers 50 square miles with more than 348,000 residents and more than 2,900 City employees. The municipal corporation’s annual budget is $1.6 billion. Anaheim supports a thriving business community with companies such as: Carl Karcher Enterprises, Inc.; L-3 Communications; Pacific Sunwear; and Disneyland Resort. Successful sports franchises call Anaheim home, including: Angels Baseball; Anaheim Ducks; the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team, and the 2012 Olympic Games Silver Medal winning U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team. Anaheim also boasts world-class meeting and entertainment venues with: The Anaheim Convention Center, LEED-certified and the largest on the west coast; Honda Center; City National Grove of Anaheim; Anaheim GardenWalk; Angel Stadium of Anaheim; and ARTIC (Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center). In addition, Anaheim embraces its vibrant cultural arts community, including the world-renowned Anaheim Ballet. Annually, Anaheim welcomes more than 20 million visitors to the City, truly making it where the world comes to live, work and play. For more information, please visit www.anaheim.net.